The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 12 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 96 175 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.12% 22.38% 16.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.83% 66.54% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 92 175 141
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
166 263 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.14% 33.63% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 159 255 284
Median salary £38,750 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 117 (71.78%) SQL
2 94 (57.67%) C#
2 94 (57.67%) Microsoft
3 75 (46.01%) .NET
4 50 (30.67%) HTML
4 50 (30.67%) MS Excel
5 49 (30.06%) CSS
6 46 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (26.38%) Windows
8 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET
9 37 (22.70%) T-SQL
9 37 (22.70%) Degree
10 31 (19.02%) JavaScript
11 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (17.18%) Finance
13 27 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (15.95%) Web Development
14 26 (15.95%) Computer Science
15 24 (14.72%) Test Scripting
15 24 (14.72%) Project Management
16 22 (13.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 22 (13.50%) Windows Server
17 21 (12.88%) TDD
17 21 (12.88%) MS Access
18 20 (12.27%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (12.27%) Coaching
18 20 (12.27%) Performance Monitoring
19 19 (11.66%) Software Engineering
19 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (11.66%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.98%) IIS
2 11 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.84%) CMS
5 2 (1.23%) Apache
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 50 (30.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.75%) Network Security
1 11 (6.75%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.68%) Internet
2 6 (3.68%) PPP
3 4 (2.45%) DNS
3 4 (2.45%) Firewall
3 4 (2.45%) LAN
3 4 (2.45%) VPN
3 4 (2.45%) WAN
4 3 (1.84%) Intranet
4 3 (1.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (13.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (12.88%) MS Access
4 20 (12.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (7.98%) Data Mining
5 13 (7.98%) MySQL
6 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (6.13%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.91%) Power BI
10 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (3.07%) Big Data
12 5 (3.07%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
13 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
13 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database
13 4 (2.45%) QlikView
13 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.84%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (7.36%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.75%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.84%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.23%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) Maven
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 28 (17.18%) Finance
2 8 (4.91%) Retail
3 4 (2.45%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Electronics
4 3 (1.84%) Military
5 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (39.26%) Developer
2 36 (22.09%) Software Developer
3 29 (17.79%) DBA
4 27 (16.56%) SQL DBA
5 22 (13.50%) .NET Developer
5 22 (13.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 21 (12.88%) C# Developer
6 21 (12.88%) Consultant
7 19 (11.66%) Software Consultant
8 17 (10.43%) Software Engineer
9 15 (9.20%) Implementation Consultant
9 15 (9.20%) SQL Developer
10 13 (7.98%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (7.98%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 12 (7.36%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (6.75%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (6.75%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Consultant
13 10 (6.13%) Analyst
14 9 (5.52%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (46.01%) .NET
2 50 (30.67%) HTML
3 49 (30.06%) CSS
4 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET
5 16 (9.82%) WCF
6 13 (7.98%) WPF
6 13 (7.98%) XML
7 10 (6.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (5.52%) Ajax
9 7 (4.29%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.68%) Ember.js
10 6 (3.68%) RESTful
10 6 (3.68%) Web Services
11 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (3.07%) Node.js
12 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (1.84%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (15.95%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.52%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.68%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.45%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.84%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.84%) Clustering
7 3 (1.84%) Life Science
7 3 (1.84%) Replication
8 2 (1.23%) CMDB
9 1 (0.61%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.38%) Windows
2 22 (13.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.91%) Android
5 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.68%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.84%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.61%) Linux
9 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.95%) Web Development
3 24 (14.72%) Project Management
3 24 (14.72%) Test Scripting
4 21 (12.88%) TDD
5 20 (12.27%) Coaching
5 20 (12.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (11.66%) Software Engineering
7 18 (11.04%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 18 (11.04%) MVC
8 16 (9.82%) ETL
9 14 (8.59%) SDLC
9 14 (8.59%) Statistics
10 13 (7.98%) OO
10 13 (7.98%) Time Management
11 12 (7.36%) OOD
12 11 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (6.75%) ERP
12 11 (6.75%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 117 (71.78%) SQL
2 94 (57.67%) C#
3 37 (22.70%) T-SQL
4 31 (19.02%) JavaScript
5 19 (11.66%) Java
6 18 (11.04%) C++
7 12 (7.36%) PowerShell
8 10 (6.13%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.45%) C
9 4 (2.45%) F#
9 4 (2.45%) PHP
10 3 (1.84%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.84%) Python
10 3 (1.84%) Ruby
10 3 (1.84%) VB
11 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.23%) VB6
11 2 (1.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) Perl
12 1 (0.61%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 37 (22.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.84%) A+ Certification
2 3 (1.84%) CCNA
2 3 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.84%) HNC
2 3 (1.84%) HND
2 3 (1.84%) MCSA
2 3 (1.84%) MCSE
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.84%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (7.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.61%) KVM
4 1 (0.61%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (1.84%) Kibana
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (1.84%) WSUS
2 2 (1.23%) Ansible
2 2 (1.23%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.23%) Puppet
2 2 (1.23%) Salt
3 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (57.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.98%) Oracle
3 11 (6.75%) VMware
4 4 (2.45%) Infor
4 4 (2.45%) Mitel
4 4 (2.45%) SonicWALL
5 3 (1.84%) Apple
5 3 (1.84%) Citrix
5 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.23%) SAP
6 2 (1.23%) Zerto
7 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and good holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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aap3
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago